A mind in synergy or turmoil? Wrangling with creative and academic practice
|Wednesday 5th December||3:30-4:45||G11 3.56|
In an academic setting where there is often a perceived divide between creative and research practice, is it possible to straddle the two pursuits? What are some of the pleasures and pitfalls of navigating these worlds? Are these activities at odds with each other or can one feed the other, and vice-versa? Academics and creative practitioners Tiffany Tsao, Patrick Allington, Jonathan Morley in discussion with Jose Dalisay.
See detailed biography of panelists here.
Individual session tickets: $18 Full Price // $15 Concession.
This session is also included in a day pass or a 3 day program pass. Day Pass: $50 Full Price // $45 Concession. Program Pass: $120 Full Price // $100 Concession.
Tiffany Tsao is a writer and translator. She is the author of the literary thriller Under Your Wings and the Oddfits fantasy series (The Oddfits and The More Known World). Her translations from Indonesian to English include Dee Lestari’s novel Paper Boats, Laksmi Pamuntjak’s The Birdwoman’s Palate, and Norman Erikson Pasaribu’s poetry.
Patrick Allington is a writer, editor, critic and academic from Adelaide, South Australia. His novel Figurehead was shortlisted for the Mile Franklin Literary Award. He lectures in English & Creative Writing.
Jonathan Morley former Programme Director at Writers' Centre Norwich, now teaches Literature and Creative Writing at Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou. He writes poetry collection Euclid’s Harmonics is published in the UK by Ink, Sweat & Tears.
Jose Dalisay Jr., has published more than 30 books of fiction and nonfiction. His second novel, Soledad’s Sister, was shortlisted for the inaugural Man Asian Literary Prize in 2007. Dalisay is a professor of English and Creative Writing at the University of the Philippines.
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This session is also included as part of a day pass or three day program pass. Day Pass - $50 Full Price // $45 Concession. Gives access to all session on the day of your selection, excluding workshops.
Full three day program pass - $120 Full Price // $100 Concession. Gives access to all sessions excluding workshops.